TAG: Spirent

Spirent presented with RIN award for technical achievement

August 1, 2016By

Spirent Communications plc’s Positioning Technology Unit, a company that provides solutions for improving positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) system performance, was yesterday presented with the Royal Institute of Navigation (RIN) Duke of Edinburgh Navigation Award for Technical Achievement. The award was presented at the Institute’s Annual Meeting, held at the Royal Geographical Society in London Jul.y 21, by the Institute’s Patron,... read more

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Spirent’s new GSS7000 system offers flexible multi-GNSS testing

July 6, 2016By
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Spirent Communications plc is releasing a new series of multi-frequency, multi-GNSS RF constellation simulators. The GSS7000 series provides an entry to multi-frequency testing, with a modular approach to enable this new precision GNSS simulation system to expand with users’ needs. The GSS7000 system will suit receiver, system and application developers who want to take advantage of new satellite navigation systems... read more

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Spirent announces portable, high-resolution system for navigation testing

June 21, 2016By
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Spirent Communications plc, a manufacturer of test equipment and services for improving positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) system performance, today announced the new Spirent GSS6450 RF record and playback system. RF record and playback systems capture the rich, real-world radio frequency environment and bring it into the lab. This enables receiver, system and application technology developers to optimize performance and robustness.... read more

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ION GNSS+ 2015: Spirent presents GSS9000 simulation system with 10 RF output

November 19, 2015By

Mark Holbrow, director of position and R&D engineering at Spirent Communications, discusses a variant of the GSS9000 GNSS Simulation System that features a 10 RF output. Learn about Spirent’s Robust PNT technology and to learn more about its GSS9000 Simulation System, which were also presented at the show. read more

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ION GNSS+ 2015: Spirent features GSS9000 Simulation System

November 19, 2015By

Mark Holbrow, director of positioning and R&D engineering at Spirent Communications, talks about the company’s GSS9000 GNSS RF Simulation System at ION GNSS+ 2015. Holbrow also touches on the system’s accompanying C50r SimGEN controller. Learn more about Spirent’s Robust PNT technology and GSS9000 Simulation System with a 10 RF output. read more

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ION GNSS+ 2015: Spirent showcases Robust PNT technology

November 19, 2015By

Mark Holbrow, director of position and R&D engineering at Spirent Communications, discusses the company’s new Robust PNT technology, which includes its new GSS100D detector. Additionally, learn about Spirent’s GSS9000 Simulation System and GSS9000 Simulation System with a 10 RF output. read more

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Alternative GPS/GNSS test method plus simulation updates

November 19, 2015By
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Note: In May 2013 this newsletter published a column on “What’s New in GNSS Simulation.” This month, Editor Tony Murfin takes a brief look at a new start-up in GNSS simulation, Skydel, and its software signal simulator. We also provide quick updates on the latest from those simulation companies and others. Skydel Software-defined simulator Skydel provides a software-defined simulator using... read more

Spirent Issues Ebook on Testing Drones, UAVs

November 4, 2015By

Spirent has issued a free new 28-page ebook designed to provide An Introduction to Testing Navigation and Positioning Performance in Drones, UAS and UAVs. According to Spirent, “The use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) is starting to take off in commercial and military sectors. The potential applications of UAVs are many – including survey, mapping, media reporting, delivery, reconnaissance, conservation... read more

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